European Soothren Observatory

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European Organisation for Astronomical Resairch in the Soothren Hemisphere
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Abbreviation ESO[1]
Formation 1962
Teep Intergovrenmental organisation
Purpose Resairch organisation for astronomy
Heidquarters Garching, Germany
Membership
16
Offeecial leid
Czech, Dens, Dutch, Inglis, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norse, Pols, Portuguese, Spaingie, Swadish
Director General
Xavier Barcons
Wabsteid ESO.org

The European Organisation for Astronomical Resairch in the Soothren Hemisphere[2], commonly referred tae as the European Southern Observatory (ESO), is a 16-naition intergovrenmental resairch organisation for grund-based astronomy.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "ESO Glossary of Acronyms". Retrieved 2018-09-07. 
  2. "ESO's Organisational Structure". Retrieved 2018-09-07. 

Coordinates: 48°15′36″N 11°40′16″E / 48.26000°N 11.67111°E / 48.26000; 11.67111